A Father and Mother carrying their kids by a lake
Faith and Family

Hitting the Pandemic Wall

Mar 4, 2021 Faith and Family
Last March, when the world shut down as the COVID-19 pandemic began to ramp up, the reality of being forced to stay at home didn’t disturb me. My more extroverted children and friends were not coping well. I, however, just pulled on my “Social Distancing Expert” T-shirt and hunkered down

Teaching Kids About Love

Mar 3, 2021 Faith and Family
Watch wife and mom Patty Crawford talk about ways she and her husband provide an example of love for their children.

Faith and Family for March 7: Third Sunday of Lent

Mar 3, 2021 Faith and Family
This week we mark the third Sunday of Lent and hear the Gospel story of Jesus' cleansing of the temple.

Rethinking Lent

Feb 25, 2021 Faith and Family
Like many parents of young children, it’s rare for me to get a good night’s sleep. Our first child came to us through adoption, and since he was nearly a year old, I naively thought he would sleep through the night.

Faith and Family for February 28: Second Sunday of Lent

Feb 24, 2021 Faith and Family
This week, we hear about Jesus going up on the mountain where he was transfigured before three of his disciples.

Respecting Each Other’s Boundaries

Feb 17, 2021 Faith and Family
For as long as my son and daughter have been old enough to understand language, my wife and I do not touch the kids without asking first. We do not touch them without their consent.

Faith and Family for February 21: The First Sunday of Lent

Feb 17, 2021 Faith and Family
This week's Gospel recounts Jesus' 40 days in the desert, where he is tempted by the devil.

Faith and Family for February 14: Cleansing of a Leper

Feb 10, 2021 Faith and Family
This week, we listen to the Gospel story of Jesus healing the man with leprosy.

Faith and Family for February 7: Healings

Feb 3, 2021 Faith and Family
This week, the Gospel tells us about Jesus encountering and healing many people who were ill or possessed by demons.